Posts Tagged "Mylisa Larsen"

If I Were a Kangaroo: Giveaway Winners

Posted by on May 12, 2017 in Giveaway: Educators, Giveaway: Librarians | 0 comments

Illustration © Anna Raff Educators, Librarians & Literacy Organizations, WON THIS PICTURE BOOK! 22 individual copies were given away thanks to Penguin!   ABOUT THE BOOK If I Were a Kangaroo: A Bedtime Tale By Mylisa Larsen Illustrated by Anna Raff Published by Penguin Young Readers Group ISBN-13: 9780451469588 Age Range: 3 Months to 3 Years It’s time for sleep, and this fun-to-read rhyming tale envisions the bedtime rituals of animals from whales to otters, squirrels to gorillas. So curl up, imagine your favorite animal, and…zzzzzzzzzzz. “A sweet bedtime tale about...

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If I Were a Kangaroo: A Sleepy STEM Story Hour Kit

Posted by on May 12, 2017 in * Grades 00-02, * Grades 03-06, KidLit Tool: Event Kit, KidLit Tool: Play Groups, KidLit Tool: Story Hour Kit, Theme: Nature & Environment, Theme: Science & STEM, Zee Lastest and Greatest | 0 comments

  IF I WERE A KANGAROO : Sleepy STEM Story Hour Kit Best Users: Librarians, Booksellers, Educators, Early Childhood Educators, Play Groups Best Audience: Children Grades 00-03 ABOUT THE GUIDE The rhymes in If I Were a Kangaroo by Mylisa Larsen and illustrated by Anna Raff (Penguin) celebrate the sleeping behavior of nine animals.  While the text can be read to the very youngest, the animal behaviors are well-researched and the back matter expands on the fascinating sleepy habits of mothers and young. The kit offers opportunities to introduce STEM to babies and toddlers and to school-age...

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How To Put Your Parents to Bed: Pajama Winner

Posted by on Feb 7, 2016 in Giveaway: Educators, Giveaway: Librarians, Giveaway: Readers | 24 comments

CONGRATULATIONS to C. Wright, Mom, Librarian & Fantastic Sleeper! Ms. Wright won a $75 gift card to for sharing this video. About the Contest How Readers Entered Shared the video on their networks with the hashtag #PutParents2Bed -or- made a comment anywhere the video was shared (including this post) with the hashtag. Don’t be a snore!  Some shared the video or comment with their best “put to bed” stories or strategies. The Nitty Gritty Curious City tracked the hashtag and selected a random winner on 4/1/16 (no fooling!). Readers were allowed to enter more...

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